When life is not fair.

Is God truly just? Life is not always fair. At times, it seems as if no one is watching over the affairs of this world and that our lives are filled with events we simply don’t understand. Horrible things happen and we have little or no control over them. Evil seems to have the upper…

A moment of stillness (95).

Wait quietly. It is good to wait quietly for salvation from the Lord. Lamentations 3:26 Sometimes in life it seems as if nothing is happening. We like to see something with our eyes so we can rest assured that God truly is at work. Yet, He is always at work- even when we don’t see…

A moment of stillness (88).

Don’t trust your heart. The heart is more deceitful than anything else, and incurable—who can understand it? Jeremiah 17:9 The world tells us to trust our heart but the heart is a very unreliable guide. Up one day, down another- the heart is nothing but deceitful. In fact, this verse says that the heart is…

A moment of stillness (75).

You will not be ashamed. Kings will be your guardians and their queens your nursing mothers. They will bow down to you with their faces to the ground and lick the dust at your feet. Then you will know that I am the Lord; those who put their hope in me will not be put…

A moment of stillness (71).

God’s promise is forever. The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the word of our God remains forever. Isaiah 40:8 People make many promises but they rarely keep them. God’s Word will never change, and that’s a promise you can count on! Seasons change, flowers wilt, and the earth again will hide under winter’s frozen…

A moment of stillness (67).

You will be saved! Indeed, God is my salvation; I will trust him and not be afraid, for the Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my song. He has become my salvation. Isaiah 12:2 God is your salvation. Trust in Him, be not afraid! He Himself is your strength and your praise. Many…